Facts

  • Founded in 1966
  • 12,000 Students: Around a half are undergraduates and the rest are Masters’ and PhD students
  • A third of the students are female
  • Over 40,000 Alumni
  • 484 Faculty Members: 31% Professors, 21% Associate Professors, 38% Assistant Professors, 10% Lecturers
  • Nine Engineering Departments
  • Three Science Departments
  • Three Humanities Departments and Centers
  • 16 Research Centers
  • Attracts 95% of top high school leavers
  • Has the highest income from industry in the country
  • Ranked 1st in the country (QS 2016-2017)
  • Ranked 38th for citation per faculty in the world.
  • International campus on Kish Island